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Farm income boom income varied

The Hagstrom Report

The change in state-level net farm income, average of 2000-2014 to average of 2011-2013. (Agricultural Economic Insights; data from USDA-National Agricultural Statistics Service)

There was a farm income boom until the recent drop in commodity prices, but it was not uniform throughout the country, two agricultural economists have written an essay accompanied by a series of maps that show the differences among states as incomes have risen and fallen. Read the report, Where the Farm Income Boom Happened (and Didn't), at http://ageconomists.com/2017/03/27/farm-income-boom-happened-didnt/.

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